euphemistic Die: his wife passed on twelve years ago
More example sentences
- The loan plus the interest is then repaid when you move house or pass on.
- To be buried in the back garden alongside the numerous family pets who had passed on to a better place, leaving their mortal remains to push up the pelargoniums.
- Last week there were hopes that Pake would recover from his illness, but since then he has passed on to his eternal reward.
Definition of pass on in:
- The US English dictionary